The hospice goal is to help the patient and family members come to terms with death as a natural part of life. The Hospice at HCS team of nurses, aides and other professionals involve the patient and family members in making decisions about care. Hospice at HCS visiting nurses help families learn how to manage a loved one’s pain and symptoms; the nurses are on call 24 hours a day. Hospice care is provided wherever people call home, including long term care facilities and assisted living Facilities.
Hospice at HCS offers: